Deutsche Invest Capital Partners (DICP) is a privately held alternative asset manager with more than €1 billion of assets under management across four investment strategies: capital solutions, special situations, venture capital and real estate.

Founded in 2006 in Munich, DICP has grown into a trusted entrepreneurial and solution oriented partner for investors and entrepreneurs in its core geography Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH region).

DICP is committed to creating superior value for its investors by identifying, realizing and executing high quality transactions, continuously supporting portfolio companies in their value creation until exit. In all of its focus investment strategies, capital solutions, special situations, venture capital and real estate, DICP is driven by an entrepreneurial, independent and creative mindset, deep expertise, a disciplined value generation approach and a strong global network. DICP’s team combines highly experienced investment professionals, sector specialists and operating executives.

Funds

Assets under Management

Investments since foundation

Offices across the DACH region

At DICP, we are passionate about growth and committed to highest performance standards.

DICP seeks to invest in businesses, ideas and situations in which we can add true value across multiple disciplines. We build strong relationships with ambitious management teams and (co-) investors alike. As an alternative multi-asset manager, DICP’s approach hinges on its deep and extensive network across the DACH region combined with excellent execution skills, strong value-creation capabilities and a targeted investment style. This combination provides unfettered access to proprietary, world class investment opportunities with attractive risk-return ratios in form of majority and protected minority holdings.

Entrepreneurial Mindset. Entrepreneurial Investing.

Capital Solutions

Deutsche Invest Capital Solutions
opportunistically acts on direct investment situations in the DACH region. DICS’s primary focus is carve-out opportunities and companies that can be reinvigorated by a disciplined value-add approach or form the basis for roll-up strategies. DICS invests across the capital structure to offer the best possible solution to meet the respective objectives of a company.

Special Situations

Deutsche Invest Mittelstand
serves as a partner and best owner for underperforming SMEs. Focusing on sustainable growth DIM follows a sector-agnostic, situation-driven long-term investment approach and creates value through strong operational capabilities and involvement with an independent active management supporting in strategy / operations.

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Venture Capital

Deutsche Invest Venture Capital
invests in exceptional market-transforming technology companies. DIVC primarily seeks Series A+ investments, supporting outstanding founders and innovative B2B business models through all phases of growth across the fields of IoT, SaaS, TMT, healthcare, fintech, software and data analytics.

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Real Estate

Deutsche Invest Real Estate
focuses on real estate investments predominantly in the DACH region in the commercial and residential domain.

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Case Examples

Alpenpartner

Consumer Goods
Investment: 2015
Capital Solutions
Status: Active

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Cryptowerk

Blockchain
Investment: 2017
Venture Capital
Status: Active

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Konux

Technology & Business
Investment: 2016
Venture Capital
Status: Active

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Workaround GmbH

Munich / Industrial Wearables
Smart glove for industrial internet of things applications
Status: Active

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BridgeMaker

Company Building
Investment: 2016
Capital Solutions
Status: Active

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d.i.i

Real Estate
Investment: 2007
Real Estate
Status: Active

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PlanetHome Group

Real Estate
Investment: 2015
Capital Solutions
Status: Active

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Thessaloniki Port Authorities S.A.

Transportation & Logistics
Investment: 2017
Capital Solutions
Status: Active

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Crate.io Inc

Dornbirn & San Francisco / Machine Data Platform
World’s fastes machine date platform for IoT and Industrial 4.0 applications
Status: Active

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Isotopen Technologien München

Healthcare
Investment: 2009
Capital Solutions
Status: Active

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Plume

Technology
Investment: 2017
Venture Capital
Status: Active

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Vosla GmbH

Automotive supplier
Investment: 2017
Special Situations
Status: Active

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Partner with us

As an Entrepreneur

We at DICP seek to work with management teams and entrepreneurs who are equally driven by growth ambitions and committed to the highest ethical and professional standards. We fully commit to each of our investments, devise a clear and specific value creation roadmap and act decisively to help our portfolio companies succeed. Our value creation strategy goes beyond financial engineering and is based on decades of experience, access to a trusted network of sector specialists, C-level managers, entrepreneurs and investors and an entrepreneurial and analytical mindset.

As an Investor

DICP serves as a ‘One-Stop-Shop’ for access to superior returns in selected investment strategies across the DACH region: capital solutions, special situations, venture capital and real estate, with an entrepreneurial, solution oriented alternative asset management approach. DICP’s investment approach across all sectors follows a simple yet powerful philosophy: attractive risk / return ratios based on a true and disciplined value creation approach in majority or protected minority investment opportunities.

As a Seller

DICP will only invest where we are convinced that we can clearly identify and execute on value creation potential. Our partners and shareholders are committed to their community and invest for the long run and within clearly defined ethical and professional standards. Our access to capital and fast decision making process ensure that we can act quickly and reliably in any transaction. We are committed to be the best owner of any asset we purchase.

 

“DICP is a ‘One-Stop-Shop’ for selected asset classes across the DACH region: capital solutions, special situations, venture capital and real estate providing an ideal platform for investors from Europe and overseas”

Dr. Rüdiger Schmid-Kühnhöfer Managing Partner DICP / Managing Partner DICS

“We live and breathe an entrepreneurial, solution oriented mindset.”

Alexander von Mellenthin Managing Partner DICP / Managing Partner DICS

“We are passionate about performance and strive for creating value for our investors and our portfolio companies.”

Dr. Bent Reichardt  Managing Director DICP

“We back fearless entrepreneurs who build technology based businesses”

Dr. Torsten Kreindl Managing Partner DIVC

“Communicating in a transparent way is key in any transaction.”

Andreas Rauh Managing Partner DIM

“We are very operational and focus on value generating programs.”

Jens Biermann Managing Partner DIM

Get in Touch

Prinzregentenstraße 56, 80538 Munich, Germany
+49 89 290725570